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priority issues

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Electronic Logging Device (ELD) Rule

NPC is asking for a number of changes to the ELD Rule and Hours-of-Service regulations in order to minimize the negative impact on perishable agriculture. 

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Immigration Reform 

The agriculture industry is in crisis due to the instability of its current labor supply. NPC supports comprehensive immigration reform and believes it must precede enforcement.

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potato research

Vital competitive potato research funding has generated huge return on its public-private investment and should be strengthened in the future. 

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potato exports

Export growth is essential for the economic health of the potato industry.  NPC supports trade policies and program to strengthen that growth into the future. 

issues overview

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farm bill

NPC is a co-founder of the Specialty Crop Farm Bill Alliance which fights for policies that enhance federal farm policy for the fruit and vegetable industry.

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environment

The potato industry is committed to enhancing its stewardship of the land through common-sense environmental policies.

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Nutrition

School and consumer access to cost-effective, nutrient dense specialty crops such as potatoes should be encouraged by federal policy.

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Regulatory Reform 

NPC fights to reduce the overregulation of the potato industry and increase the competitiveness of our industry both domestically and internationally.